Occupation: Fine Arts Sales Rep/Miss Kentucky USA 2005
Fave TV Show: Animal Cops
Fave Movies: Christmas Vacation
Fave Book: Redeeming Love, by Francine Rivers
Hobbies: Fishing, frog gigging, working out
Kristen represented her home state of Kentucky in the 2005 Miss USA pageant and finished second runner up to Miss USA. She graduated summa cum laude with a 3.9 GPA from the University of Kentucky with a B.A. in journalism. Having recently graduated from college, Kristen says she is ready for a new challenge and to explore the world. She has worked on her familyís farm since the age of twelve, but is currently working as a Chicago-based model and sales representative for Upper Class Collectibles fine sports art. Kristen believes that her teamís ultra-competitive spirit, paired with brains and tenacity is sure to make team Miss USA unbeatable!